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Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, May 12   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Ask-a-Tech

Wed, May 12   12:30 pm to 1:15 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class. Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We will be using Zoom to host this program....

Virtual Ask-a-Tech

Virtual Ask A Tech

Wed, May 12   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Did you just buy a new smart phone or tablet and have questions on how to use it?   No time to attend a formal class? ...

Virtual Ask A Tech

Celebrating Asian Heritage Month with Asian Brush Painting

Wed, May 12   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults all ages arts and crafts asian pacific american heritage month chinese

Funded by the Dyker Library and collaborated by the Paerdegat Library, Henry Li is going to teach via Zoom, livestream his teaching screens on YouTube, and provide the link for the recorded lessons to registered participants.

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Celebrating Asian Heritage Month with Asian Brush Painting

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, May 12   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Grab & Go Kids Create

Wed, May 12   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit in our lobby to take home and create! Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits may contain small parts that are not suitable for young children....

Grab & Go Kids Create

Virtual Adult Storytime: Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2021 Edition

Wed, May 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults asian pacific american heritage month literacy storytime Virtual Programming

Adult Librarian Donald Peebles (Saratoga/Dekalb) will facilitate a series of Virtual Adult Storytime sessions to celebrate and commemorate Asian/Pacific Islander American Heritage Month.

The link to the Saratoga Library Facebook Page:...

Virtual Adult Storytime: Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2021 Edition

Kids Create: Grab-and-Go: Stand Up People

Wed, May 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Gravesend Library to pick up some supplies for Stand Up People craft! Kits include one blank Stand Up People to decorate, feathers, and buttons. 

 

Craft kits will be available in the lobby.

Kids Create: Grab-and-Go: Stand Up People

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Wed, May 12   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults writing workshop

WRITE and RECITE - a weekly workshop for adults. Write and read your work to the group in a creative, supportive environment.

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Kids Create - Make a Magic Carpet Cancelled

Wed, May 12   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Make your own magic carpet from cardstock and yarn!

Kids Create - Make a Magic Carpet

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

 Mr. Mike continues his reading of the third book of the  Encyclopedia Brown Mysteries: Encyclopedia Brown Finds The Clues.  Today's mystery is  The Case of theTelltale Paint.  The solution will be posted in the...

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Virtual Reading Coach

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school book discussion e-books homework help

Do you want to become a more confident reader? We can help! Reading Coach is available—virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library.Learning to read is an essential developmental skill. The ability to read and comprehend materials is not only paramount...

Virtual Reading Coach

Virtual Kids Create

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

Spend a quick and crafty half hour with the Macon children's librarians drawing, coloring, cutting, tying, or some combination of those. 

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create

Kids Coding: Code and Scratch

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Let's have some coding fun with Scratch for May.  Let's code and create - art, music and games. 

 

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Kids Coding: Code and Scratch

Fermented Vegetables with Cheryl from Contraband Ferments

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming

Fermentation is one of the oldest food processing methods still used today. Scientifically known as zymology, it is the conversion of carbohydrates into alcohols, carbon dioxide, yeast, or bacteria. Beer, miso, sourdough, kefir, kimchi and many...

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Fermented Vegetables with Cheryl from Contraband Ferments

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This is a  lesson of 45 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites. ...

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Introduction To The Internet

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

 Fall Guys is a massively multiplayer party game with up to 60 players online in a free-for-all struggle through round after round of escalating chaos until one victor remains!

All skill levels welcome!

No registration...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Tech Time: Programming with Scratch

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults computer programming kids tech time teen time Virtual Programming

Scratch is an easy-to-learn computer coding platform designed for school age kids. This program is all about understanding the basics of programming and applying them through block-based coding on Scratch by building fun games such as Tic-...

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Tech Time: Programming with Scratch

NBA 2K Play with BPL

Wed, May 12   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults kids tech time teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Looking for a fun way to kill time during quarantine? Missing Basketball? Got a PlayStation 4? Join us for NBA 2K with the Library! 

Play with and against friends, family and the Library in various modes like “All Star Team Up, Pro-...

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NBA 2K Play with BPL

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering Virtual Homework Help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students! Whether you’re attending school in person, online or a mixture of both, ALL students are welcome. (Grades 1-5)...

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East New York Reads Homework Help

Author Reading and Activity: Sunday Funday in Koreatown

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

Author Illustrator Aram Kim will read Sunday Funday in Koreatown and show samples of Korean food introduced in the book.

View the broadcast at 3:30 pm on Aram Kim's Instagram page.

Author Reading and Activity: Sunday Funday in Koreatown

Afterschool Spanish Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years multilingual storytime ready set kindergarten

Para niños de 3-5 años y los que los cuidan.

Este programa virtual especial es parte de una serie en las cuales las familias se divierten con cuentos y actividades designadas a promover el desarrollo de las prácticas de aprendizaje a una...

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Afterschool Spanish Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion creative writing e-books

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for grades 6-12.


Basic homework help for grades 6-12. The admins and mods are willing to assist with homework, if they can. You...

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Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Moday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Register
Virtual Chess Workshop

New Utrecht Book Discussion - Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book discussion

Join us for a lively Zoom discussion of  Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson.  Please register.

 

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New Utrecht Book Discussion - Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson

TEC BALANCE: CÓMO BALANCEAR LOS MEDIOS DIGITALES Y TECNOLOGÍA EN EL HOGAR

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults first five years Media Mentorship spanish Virtual Programming

Un taller interactivo para padres de niños entre 0 y 5 años

Trabajando en asociación con Common Sense Media, BPL gustosamente ofrece este taller para padres y cuidadores sobre como guiar el tiempo de niños enfrente de pantallas. La...

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TEC BALANCE: CÓMO BALANCEAR LOS MEDIOS DIGITALES Y TECNOLOGÍA EN EL HOGAR

Virtual Kids Create with East Flatbush Library

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

We invite you to join us for 30 minutes of craft fun!

This will be broadcast from the East Flatbush Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create with East Flatbush Library

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Come join us in our quest to escape some rooms!

Please register so we can send you the zoom room number.

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

Overwatch with BPL

Wed, May 12   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games

If you enjoy playing the team oriented game Overwatch, then join us at BPL to play cooperatively against other teams in completing a variety of objectives. In order to partcipate, please register to be added to our friends list. A Playstation 4...

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Overwatch with BPL

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Wed, May 12   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak Spanish online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease Cancelled

Wed, May 12   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning finance legal resources mental health

Sheepshead Bay Library and the Alzheimer's Association / NYC Chapter invite you to attend the virtual program "Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease."

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease...

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease

Virtual Financial Coaching

Wed, May 12   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, May 12   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, May 12   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

WE NYC x Small Business Mentors x BE NYC: Mentor Session Round Robin

Wed, May 12   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Looking for a mentor to develop your business idea or solve pressing business challenges? Join the Department of Small Business Services’ virtual Mentor Session Round Robin on May 12th from 6-8 p.m.! 

You'll receive direct access to...

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WE NYC x Small Business Mentors x BE NYC: Mentor Session Round Robin

Bonafide Rojas - Observations From A City Bench (Poetry) Bedford

Wed, May 12   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults poetry yoga and poetry

Bonafide Rojas is the author of four collections of poetry: Notes On The Return To The Island (2017), Renovatio (2014), When The City Sleeps (2012) & Pelo Bueno (2004). He's appeared on Def Poetry Jam...

Bonafide Rojas - Observations From A City Bench (Poetry) Bedford

The Writhing Society: A Salon for Constrained Writing Techniques

Wed, May 12   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing Virtual Programming writing workshop

The Writhing Society meets to practice and discuss the techniques of constrained writing. We practice the methods invented by ourselves and by other writers, artists, musicians, and mathematicians. Tonight's session: Clichés.

Ah, clichés...

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The Writhing Society: A Salon for Constrained Writing Techniques

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group Cancelled

Wed, May 12   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations support groups Virtual Programming

The group is informal and completely free, it is a peer support group. This program is only for those who lost their loved ones to suicide.

No need to struggle alone. Come and share your story with other survivors for mutual support....

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Wed, May 12   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Looking for company while your hands are busy with yarn or textiles? Join the Greenpoint Library for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/sewing/fiber arts session to share your projects and hangout. All are welcome!

**Registration...

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Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

MAY
13

Zoom Virtual Storytime from Adams Street Library

Thu, May 13   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Storytime (Storyzoom?) with Kat from Adams Street Library and Annex for books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language development skills.

We will gather with Zoom!...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime from Adams Street Library

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Thu, May 13   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Books, songs, and movement activities for you and your child to enjoy.

New videos are posted Thursday mornings at 9am on our Facebook page: facebook.com/ClintonHillLibrary

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, May 13   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Business Finance 2: Planning for Profitability | NYC SBS

Thu, May 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance small business

Every entrepreneur is in business to make profits, but only some do. A critical step to success is creating a financial plan that will guide your business to profitability.

The goal of this course is to provide you the information and...

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Business Finance 2: Planning for Profitability | NYC SBS

Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Thu, May 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

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Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Thu, May 13   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Come join McKinley Park Branch for a fun virtual storytime program with read out louds and songs on zoom.

Registration Required!

Zoom information will be sent via email 1 hr before the program

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McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Brainy Babies

Thu, May 13   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Families can enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices with Brainy Babies storytime for children ages 0-3.  Each week we will read books, sing songs, and do fun activities that promote...

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Brainy Babies

Wildlife in Watercolor Pencil

Thu, May 13   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts Virtual Programming

WE ARE SORRY BUT REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED AT THIS TIME

 

 

This drawing class is designed for both beginner and intermediate students and will run for 8 weeks.  Students will learn the...

Wildlife in Watercolor Pencil

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